Lake Peigneur – The Lake that Sucked up Everything! – A Mini Research Project

My kids have absolutely loved writing about the ‘biggest oops’ ever! Some kids liked to call the accident the ‘vortex of doom.’ They have been so excited to learn about Lake Peigneur [Continue Reading]

Mike the Headless Chicken

If you have reluctant writers, this research project is sure to get their attention! In 1945, a farmer was sent out into the yard to bring back a chicken for dinner. After [Continue Reading]

Hey Little Ant

Children are intrigued by the opened ended question at the conclusion of the book, Hey Little Ant by Phillip Hoose. This book lends itself perfectly to writing a persuasive/ opinion paper. In [Continue Reading]